1 hr 7 min

The American Old West: How Hollywood Made It “Wild” to Make Money & Advance Gun Contro‪l‬ The Resistance Library from Ammo.com

    • Philosophy

Hollywood has a clever way of distorting our perspective on history, and a great example of this is Western film – a movie genre we've all come to love. Cattle rustlers, guns blazing, outlaws running loose, and vigilantes dishing out vengeance indiscriminately. However, if you look at history it would seem that the Wild West was in fact not so wild. Brian and Sam discuss the truth behind the American Frontier.

Hollywood has a clever way of distorting our perspective on history, and a great example of this is Western film – a movie genre we've all come to love. Cattle rustlers, guns blazing, outlaws running loose, and vigilantes dishing out vengeance indiscriminately. However, if you look at history it would seem that the Wild West was in fact not so wild. Brian and Sam discuss the truth behind the American Frontier.

1 hr 7 min

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